Many promising technologies emerge from UCL. They can be from different sciences, scales and turning them into a product will involve varying degrees of risk and financial means. One effective method to screen these technologies is Proof-of-concept programmes, to support the precommercialization development of these technologies.
UCL Business is responsible for UCL’s technology transfer. Their directory of technology describes UCL’s IP available to license. UCLB is responsible for technology development and commercialisation transactions for UCL. Offering world-class expertise in areas from life sciences to engineering and from the arts to the built environment, they work to make commercial connections between the expertise and innovations of UCL’s academics and the needs of industry and the wider marketplace.